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Write a method Fib that takes an integer n and returns the nth Fibonacci number.

Let's say our Fibonacci series is 0-indexed and starts with 0. So:

Fib(0); // => 0 Fib(1); // => 1 Fib(2); // => 1 Fib(3); // => 2 Fib(4); // => 3 ...

Our solution runs in n time.

There's a clever, more mathy solution that runs in time, but we'll leave that one as a bonus.

If you wrote a recursive method, think carefully about what it does. It might do repeat work, like computing Fib(2) multiple times!

We can do this in space. If you wrote a recursive method, there might be a hidden space cost in the call stack!

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  • If you're good with matrix multiplication you can bring the time cost down even further, to . Can you figure out how?

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